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Climate of Gangwon-do
(South Korea)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 2 measuring stations in Gangwon-do.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Gangwon-do is one of the coldest regions in South Korea with an average daily high temperature of only 18 degrees centigrade. The climate widely corresponds to Central European weather conditions. It is cold, wet and a few beautiful summer months are also happening during a year. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in South Korea


hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Gangwon-do
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Gangwon-do
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Gangwon-do
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Gangwon-do
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)Absolute humidity in Gangwon-do
Map of Gangwon-do

Important cities in Gangwon-do

Gangwon-do is a part of South Korea and has an east-west extension of about 130 km. From north to south it is approximately 130 km. The biggest cities are Wonju and Chuncheon. The local time is now Friday, 7:54 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position
Wonju243,38737°21'5"N127°56'43"E
Chuncheon209,74637°52'29"N127°44'3"E
Kang-neung180,61137°45'20"N128°53'46"E
Tonghae101,12837°32'38"N129°6'25"E
Sokcho89,04738°12'25"N128°35'31"E
Hongch'on75,25137°41'30"N127°53'9"E
Kosong62,44638°22'44"N128°28'3"E
T’aebaek48,96237°10'33"N128°59'20"E
Santyoku42,14537°26'26"N129°10'15"E
Neietsu25,41337°11'4"N128°28'6"E
Yanggu24,02738°6'21"N127°59'22"E
Hwacheon23,82238°6'22"N127°42'24"E


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements.